At American Textile Recycling Services, we are constantly working towards Our Greener Tomorrow. Use this blog for opportunities to attend local eco-events and support nonprofit organizations in your area, as well as gain easy green living tips and meet our new and outstanding team members.

  • This Father’s Day, Celebrate Dad & the Planet

    Father's Day is nearing and it's a  great time to nail down a few more ways to celebrate the men in our lives while showing love for our environment. Here are some ideas to demonstrate how you care about your Dad  and the world he helped bring you into! Hit a local trail or park. What better way to fit in some father ...

    Posted at June 13, 2016 | By : | Categories : Green Living | 0 Comment
  • Memorial Day: Looking Out For Those Who Looked Out For Us

    Memorial Day weekend is approaching and it’s the perfect opportunity to salute those fearless men and women that looked out for us! We had the honor of meeting some of these brave individuals back in October 2015, when ATRS acquired an existing Clothing & Shoe collection facility in Indianapolis and began our charitable partnership with DAV Indiana. Disabled American Veterans (DAV) is a national nonprofit that helps more than 1 million ...

    Posted at May 23, 2016 | By : | Categories : Our Partners | 0 Comment
  • Sustainability is Out, Responsible Innovation is In!

    The word from the fourth annual Copenhagen Fashion Summit held in Denmark this past week is “Sustainability is out and responsible innovation is in.”   Wait. What? So what does that mean for fashion retailers, designers, manufacturers, e-commerce leaders and all of us consumers? Yes, we all love our favorite brands. We want them to respect the environment.  We want to use our spending power to purchase responsibly. We want to give back to our communities. We ...

    Posted at May 16, 2016 | By : | Categories : Green Living,Our Events | 0 Comment
  • ATRS EcoArmy: Where Are They Now?

    Each summer motivated college students with a passion for all things green and philanthropic join our EcoArmy as Summer Marketing Interns. With a curriculum that ranges from demographic research to developing and implementing marketing campaigns, summer interns will gain both autonomous and collaborative hands-on experience in a real-world setting. As we enter the EcoArmy's third year, we checked up on our past interns to see what these high achievers have been up to since they've graduated ...

    Posted at April 5, 2016 | By : | Categories : Our Team | 0 Comment
  • GUEST POST: Act Today! Local Charities Rally to Veto AZ Bill 1504

    Do you support charitable giving and clothing donation programs in your community? Your help is desperately needed ASAP. So Act Today! Law makers in the State of Arizona passed Bill 1504 this week, threatening to shut down clothing donation bin in our communities. Local charities are banding together and rallying to veto Bill 1504, because it unfairly limits their rights and eliminates much needed funding for local programs and services. Here’s what they have to say:   “For ...

    Posted at March 22, 2016 | By : | Categories : Green Living | 0 Comment